Episode 24: About finding your people, with Paul Peglar

I met Paul Peglar in college when we were in “rival” a cappella groups across Los Angeles. Over the years we’ve come in and out of each others’ daily lives and communities. And today I’m connected to Paul through one of my most central communities: the artist collective called ECHT that Paul founded here in Brooklyn, New York. Paul’s superpower is bringing artists together in unique live experiences, and bridging the gap between artist and audience. In this extra special Thanksgiving episode, Paul shares how to find your people no matter where you are, and why joining together for creative expression is so important.


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Show Notes:  

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Paul’s website: www.paulpeglar.com

The book Paul referred to from his college sociology course: Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day And How They Feel About What They Do by Studs Terkel

Paul was a part of UCLA Awaken a cappella, and I was in USC Reverse Osmosis.

The vocal-electronic collective that Paul was part of, Sonos, is now Arora. Their US/UK touring included live performances at SXSW, Sundance, ASCAP, NPR, BBC, XM/Sirius and collaborations with Sara Bareilles, Kanye West, and Margaret Atwood.

Paul’s artist collective, ECHT, which provides space and opportunity for artists and produces events including their artist feature series Fear/Love and Same Same But Different, a monthly micro-festival.

Paul sings/plays keys for Strange Weather - the band that created the theme song for this podcast!

The Body-Mind Centering Institute that I referred to, and where I study. 

Follow Paul on social media @ppeglar


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As a member of the Speak Your Truth Membership Community, you get:

  • Enrollment in the How To Speak Your Truth online course,
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  • A monthly interactive recording of the coming month’s solo podcast episode,
  • Weekday warm ups to practice embodiment and expression, 
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Production Credits:

Our Assistant Producer is Suzie Masser

Our Editor is Eilise Bonebright

Our Graphic Designer is Laura Sills

Our Photography is by Sophie Mathewson

Our Audio Consultant is Martin Carrillo of heardrum.org

And our theme song is “Waters of Body” by Strange Weather

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